News from October 2011

International Markets

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The Craft Project at Kiwoko relies on visitors to buy the crafts that our ladies make. But there are some times of the year when not many visitors are coming through. It is at these times that we realise how important it is for us to sell to foreign markets as well. As CMSI marketplace events happen over the next few weeks that people will realise when buying these crafts the dramatic difference they are making in the lives of people like Olivar.

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Bakers Posted by Paul and Tania Baker on Wed, 02 Nov 2011 | 2 comments | Visit Paul and Tania Baker's blog

STEP Report: Emma Dunwoody in Kenya

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“I first became aware of All Saints Cathedral and the work of the UDP through CMS Ireland when, last year, I got in contact with them about the possibility of doing some sort of overseas mission work… It turned out that this really was the planning of God as I had some of the best experiences of my life…” STEP Volunteer Emma Dunwoody reflects on her time in Kenya in Summer 2011…

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Posted by Sarah Caughey on Tue, 01 Nov 2011 | 0 comments

Wedding bells

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It is the bride’s perogative to be late…

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Mpkenandjudith Posted by Ken & Judith Finch on Mon, 31 Oct 2011 | 0 comments | Visit Ken and Judith Finch's blog

Back again!

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“How have you left them?”

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Mpkenandjudith Posted by Ken & Judith Finch on Thu, 27 Oct 2011 | 0 comments | Visit Ken and Judith Finch's blog

It seems so quiet...

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It seems so quiet. The Mullavilly team has left. They were only here for less than two weeks but it was great to have them. We found it very enriching ourselves and were assured by the team that they too had a good taste of what work is done within the Dioceses of Madi West Nile. We pray that this mission experience will draw us all closer to God and one another.

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Den_breejen_2011 Posted by Aart and Geesje den Breejen on Mon, 24 Oct 2011 | 1 comments | Visit Aart and Geesje den Breejen's blog

When is enough not enough?

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Mission Director and Partnership Coordinator for Kenya and Nepal, Ronnie Briggs shares with us details about the CMS Ireland appeal in support of Kajiado Diocese’s response to the drought and famine in East Africa.

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Posted by Sarah Caughey on Mon, 17 Oct 2011 | 0 comments

Annual Project 2011 : Update

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To date, over £19,000/€21,500 has been raised by Sunday Schools, Parishes and schools across Ireland for the CMS Ireland 2011 Annual Project Living Stones: Building Church in Burundi. Thank you to all who took part! Find out how your support is making a difference…

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Posted by Sarah Caughey on Mon, 17 Oct 2011 | 0 comments

Trusting in Jesus who has overcome the world!

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Trusting in Jesus who has overcome the world:seeing much of the Kingdom of God but recognising Satan is also working pretty hard.

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Alison_28_march_2011_001 Posted by Alison Gill on Fri, 14 Oct 2011 | 0 comments | Visit Alison Gill's blog

"A very difficult day for the whole of Egypt" says Bishop Mouneer

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“Yesterday was a very difficult day for the whole of Egypt” says the Most Rev Dr Mouneer Hanna Anis, Bishop of the Episcopal/Anglican Diocese of Egypt. Here the Bishop shares his statement about recent tragic events in Egypt and asks us to join with him in prayer. UPDATE: An Answer to Prayer!

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Posted by Sarah Caughey on Wed, 12 Oct 2011 | 0 comments

Urgent Prayer Request from Egypt

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The Most Rev Dr Mouneer sends his greetings from Egypt and asks us to join with him in praying for the nation in the wake of disturbances in Cairo over the weekend.

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Posted by Sarah Caughey on Tue, 11 Oct 2011 | 0 comments